River Plate striker Trezeguet: Mazzarri didn't want me at Napoli

River Plate striker David Trezeguet admits he was rejected by Napoli coach Walter Mazzarri. Trezeguet was keen on moving to Napoli earlier this season.

River Plate striker David Trezeguet admits he was rejected by Napoli coach Walter Mazzarri.

Trezeguet was keen on moving to Napoli earlier this season.

“Me joining Napoli was a beautiful idea,” the 34-year-old told Sky Sport Italia. “It could have been a positive experience for me and Napoli given their Champions League commitments.

“I think I could have given them something extra with my experience, but their Coach didn’t want me.”

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